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Remy's business is her general store, which she has had for almost four years. She is 47 years old and is married with two children. Remy dreams of lifting up her children from poor living; that's why she is always busy managing their sari-sari store (general store) business.

Remy wants to re-stock her business, but she lacks the necessary capital. Therefore, she is asking for a loan in the amount of 18,000 PHP to buy cooking oil, assorted bread, condiments, beverages, and curls to sell.

She hopes for the improvement of her business.

Additional Information

About Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc.

This loan is made possible by Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI), which means “a partner in development.” ASKI has been in operation for 25 years and runs multiple successful initiatives in addition to microlending. Its main microfinance branch focuses on lending to microentrepreneurs, small farmers, and fisher folk. ASKI also provides microinsurance and marketing support for borrowers, as well as educational programs to develop the skills of both borrowers and staff. The ASKI Foundation funds community development projects such as a daycare feeding program and scholarships for children. ASKI Global helps overseas Filipinos develop entrepreneurial and financial skills to maximize the impact of remittances.

ASKI’s motto is “Together, let’s make things happen!” Join ASKI's Kiva Lending Team or view its website.

About Philippines

  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 302
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $52,091,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.6
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Remy to buy cooking oil, assorted bread, condiments, beverages, and curls to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 15, 2013
Mar 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 22, 2013